About Us

At Ava Maria Dental we may be a small team of professionals but what we lack in size we make up for in passion, experience, and commitment.

Centrally located in Narre Warren South we do more than just fix teeth. With combined experience that spans some 40+ years, we work with you to help you achieve the peak of your dental health. Whether that’s through education, prevention, restoration or enhancement, we’re proud to have some of the best dentists in Narre Warren who are leading the way in Melbourne dental care.

Here’s what you can expect when you visit us for the first time

  • Clean, modern facilities within easy reach of Hampton Park, Clyde, and Berwick.
  • State-of-the-art equipment delivering superior treatments.
  • Caring and empathetic dentists who love to help patients.
  • Full service dental practice offering everything from hygiene cleaning and wisdom teeth extraction, through to innovative treatments such as cures for sleep apnea, Botox for jaw pain and accelerated orthodontics.
  • Affordable dentistry – offering a wide range of payment plans and dental insurances.


So whether you’re seeking a ‘dentist near me’ for a regular check-up, making an appointment for a troublesome tooth, or need advice about the best tooth replacement options or cosmetic dentistry, Narre Warren residents or those in the surrounding area can rest assured that they’re in the best possible hands.

Centrally located within easy access of the main road and with plenty of on-site parking we’re a convenient choice. What’s more, we’re open 6 days a week and with late evening options too, we’re the perfect dental practice for those that lead busy lives. In fact a number of our dental patients have been with us for many years and that in itself speaks volumes.

If you’d like to experience just how Ava Maria Dental can help you achieve the smile you really want then get in touch on (03) 8790 2500. We look forward to welcoming you to our dental clinic at Narre Warren.

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Our Team

Dr. Nesrine Armanious

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Dr. Nesrine started her career in Dentistry over 10 years ago and has had extensive experience in working at a number of private practices in Victoria before joining Ava Maria Dental in 2011.

She believes that excellent dentistry along with compassion could have a long-lasting and profound effect on a patients life. While Dr. Armanious enjoys all aspects of Dentistry, her passion is restorative and enhancement dentistry. She relishes the challenge to restore your mouth to give you strong, healthy teeth that allow you to smile, talk and laugh with confidence. Nesrine especially enjoys treating children.

Her calm and approachable manner has enabled her to win over many nervous young patients. Nesrine strongly believes in the importance of attending continuing education courses to keep up with the ever-changing technology in the field of dentistry.

Nesrine is registered with the Dental Board of Australia and is a member of the Australian Dental Association. In addition to her commitment to her profession, she enjoys spending time with her family. She has a passion for charitable service and undertakes many volunteer projects to help the disadvantaged in the community.

Dr. Samin Zarei

Dr Samin Ava Dental Narre Warren South

Dr. Zarei graduated with a Doctorate degree in Dental Surgery in 2004 and has been a dentist for 14 years now. Over the years, she has gained experience in handling dental emergencies and performing different aspects of dental care that are personally tailored to each unique individual.

She enjoys treating children and helping patients of all ages, overcome their fear of dentistry. She also provides conscious sedation to those who find it difficult coping with general dentistry. Samin believes that dentistry has given her the chance to be creative and work with her hands and the opportunity to make a positive impact on her patients’ oral health and improve their confidence.

She regularly takes educational courses and as a member of Australian Dental Association, she attends meetings and events that provide her with an abundance of learning opportunities in technological and scientific advances in the field of dentistry.

Samin is married and in her free time, she enjoys nature and traveling, cycling, bush walking and spending time with her beloved family and friends.

Dr. Christina Thevapalan

Ava Dental Narre Warren Dentist Dr Christina

Dr. Christina Thevapalan is a general Dentist, who graduated in Bachelor of Dentistry (Hons) from the University of Sydney in 2008. Prior to her ventures in Dentistry she graduated and pursued a career as an Optometrist, having worked as an Optometrist for 3 years. Christina commenced her work as a Dentist in Community Dentistry, and thereafter, added private practice in her scope of practice in 2011.

She joined Ava Maria Dental in late 2016. She enjoys all disciplines of General Dentistry, but holds keen interest in Pediatric Dentistry and Removable Denture Prosthesis.

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Have Some Questions?

What Insurances Do You Accept?

We prefer Medibank, HCF, Smile.com and NIB.

What Other Forms of Payment Do You Accept?

Along with insurance, we accept cash, credit card and financing (Mysmileplan).

Is there on-site parking?

Ava Maria Dental has convenient parking on-site, so you can just drive straight in!

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